Recruiting Manager

For the New York Office of a Top Global Law Firm
This is a filled position.

Responsibilities include:

  • Oversee all functions of law school recruiting, including planning OCI, coordinating each student's interview schedules and evaluations;
  • Manage all aspects of the summer associate program, including orientation, workload evaluations and responding to day-to-day questions and problems of summer associates;
  • Manage lateral recruiting; work with practice groups in identifying candidates; administer hiring processes;
  • Set priorities and manage a team of 3; monitor the recruiting budget;
  • Prepare recruiting statistics and assist with determining lawyer salaries;
  • Develop long term plans and goals for the department; evaluate staff and participate in their annual performance reviews.

Qualifications include:

  • BA/BS degree required; 6+ years of recruitment experience in a law firm;
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, set priorities and see projects through completion;
  • Ability to establish effective working relationships within the department, office and Firm leadership;
  • Strong leadership skills and willingness to function as a role model;
  • Strong organizational skills, excellent judgment and common sense;
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills; strong service orientation.